The AlienBees™ are powerful, fast, accurate and versatile, with easy-to-use analog controls. The AlienBees™ self-contained studio flash units are available in three output models and five bold colors.
Perfect For: Students, Hobbyists, Beginners and Beyond
Sync Cord Compatibility: All Paul C. Buff, Inc. flash units arrive with a 15' sync cord for connecting to a camera's PC sync terminal. Not all camera's are equipped with a PC sync terminal. If you plan on using this cable, and not wireless remotes, you may need a hot shoe adapter. Check your camera's compatibility.
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Article number: B400Black
|Flash Unit||AlienBees™ Flash Unit B400|
|Power Variability||6 f-stops (full to 1/32)|
|Recycle to Full||0.5 sec|
|Recycle to Half Power|
|Flash Duration (t.5)||1/1600 sec. (at full power) 1/3000 sec. (at 1/32 power)|
|Flash Duration (t.1)||1/2000 sec. (at full power) 1/1000 sec. (at 1/32 power)|
|Power Requirements||120 VAC, 50-60 HZ - Note: you need an inverter for EU or Vagabond|
|Average Current Draw||6 amps average|
|Sync / Trigger Voltage||Less than 6 volts|
|Modeling Lamp||150W max.|
|Flashtube||14mm flashtube (daylight-balanced and UV-coated)|
|Stand Mount||Fits stands up to 5/8"|
|Umbrella Mount||Accepts umbrella rods up to 9mm|
|Weight||2.5 pounds / 1.133 Kg.|
|Dimensions||21 cm. (length) x 20 cm. (height) x 14 cm. (width)|